Who can resist this electric blue of the Hemimorphite stone?
Not me, that is for sure! They make me dream of frozen lakes and statues as well as magical jewelry♥
WHAT IS HEMIMORPHITE:
Hemimorphite is a zinc silicate mineral.
It contains up to 54% zinc by weight and is a minor ore of zinc.
Hemimorphite is a common secondary mineral found in the weathered rocks above and around zinc deposits.
Most hemimorphite is white, gray, colorless, or brown.
Rare specimens with nice crystals and spectacular yellow, bluish green, or bright blue colors are popular with mineral collectors.
It is also cut into cabochons and beads for gemstone collectors and jewelry.
Nr.1- 14diam x 3mm,
Type: Zinc Silicate
Colour: Electric Blue
Hardness: 4.5 - 5 / Mohs Scale
Metaphysical properties of Hemimorphite.